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Africans extend solidarity to Haiti

Money, food and medicines from “mother Africa” to her diaspora
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Security reform key to protecting women

Training, recruitment and prosecutions can reduce violence
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Security for the highest bidder

Shoddy policing for the many, costly private protection for the few
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Pursuit of justice or Western plot?

International indictments stir angry debate in Africa
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Debt relief for post-war rebuilding

Liberia scores big, but the Congo and Côte d’Ivoire are still waiting
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Setting foreign fighters on the road home

Repatriation of ex-combatants vital to securing regional peace
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Reforming Africa’s security forces

For armies and police that protect citizens, not abuse them
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World downturn squeezing Africa

Calls for more aid, greater voice in recovery plans
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Africa secures new Southern partners

Controversy over aid, investment from China and India
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Building a state for the Congolese people

Beyond peace and elections, fundamental reforms are essential
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Saving Africa’s forests, the ‘lungs of the world’

Forest conservation can help counter climate change
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Linking disarmament with justice

chieving peace should not mean ignoring past atrocities
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Congolese media defend democracy

Press freedom and responsibility go hand in hand
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Improving reintegration of former combatants

African experiences help UN ‘refine’ disarmament efforts
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‘Indigenous’ people fight for inclusion

Press for an end to discrimination and marginalization
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Pledging peace at Great Lakes summit

In a region emerging from war, cooperation remains a challenge
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Congolese women confront legacy of rape

War and sexual violence leave survivors in desperate need
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Tough UN line on peacekeeper abuses

Action initiated to end sexual misdeeds in peacekeeping missions
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